Mohicans and Metaphor

There are a handful of moments in books and movies that strike my heart, mind, and sympathies unflinchingly. Generally these are moments characterized by some sort of passionate overflow of emotion or thought. One such scene happens to be in my favorite movie, The Last of the Mohicans, a story about a dying era andContinue reading “Mohicans and Metaphor”

The Last of the Mohicans – Thoughts

(aka a post where I get incredibly excited about a movie no one my age has seen and then fall off into some philosophical thematic tangent. but that’s nothing new to all of you.) I don’t know if I’d call myself a movie buff, but I’ve certainly seen a lot of movies most people myContinue reading “The Last of the Mohicans – Thoughts”

Quotes That’ve Hit a Chord

Recently I complied a list of my favorite quotes and I wanted to share my most favorite of favorites here with you. These are the quotes that’ve touched me most deeply, some in ways that are hard for me to explain. I’m not going to offer explanations for them, I’m just going to let theContinue reading “Quotes That’ve Hit a Chord”

Summer Movies

I’m supposed to be editing my manuscript, but here I am procrastinating and writing this blog post. Any good cure for writer’s block? Please let me know. Anyway, these are the films I’ve been watched this summer. Enjoy! Anne of Green Gables and Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel  Are there any better movies than the Anne movies?Continue reading “Summer Movies”

Best Soundtracks

The last few weeks I’ve been studying for finals like a mad woman. The two subjects that have most occupied my time are chemistry and geometry. I despise chemistry. (No offense to anyone who enjoys it.) I don’t know about you, but when I find myself studying more than usual, I also find that I listen to anContinue reading “Best Soundtracks”